Mar 5, 2024
07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
What caused the Indian River Lagoon's transition from its natural, seagrass-rich state to an algae-dominated system? By understanding our contributions to the lagoon's issues, we can devise strategies to restore its health. Join us as we delve into the core of this transformation, discover our individual roles in addressing the challenges, and embark on a journey to revitalize it to a thriving, balanced ecosystem. This is a crucial opportunity to be part of the solution – don't miss out!
Topic: Restoring the Balance of the Indian River Lagoon
Speaker: Heather Stapleton
Date: March 5, 2024, at 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Emerson Center
Heather Stapleton, a proud Floridian in Indian River County, holds degrees in Environmental Studies, Political Science, and French from Indiana University. She served in the Peace Corps for three years. Formerly, she directed Vero Heritage and Indian River Citrus Museum, was the education director at the Environmental Learning Center, and now coordinates community engagement at One Lagoon for the Indian River Lagoon National Estuary Program.
About the E-Series: Vero Beach's premier performance venue, the Emerson Center, proudly presents its E-Series lectures—a series dedicated to topics that engage, educate, and entertain. The Emerson Center is located at 1590 27th Ave, Vero Beach, FL. Doors open one hour prior to the lecture, and while admission to the E-Series is free, we greatly appreciate a suggested $10 donation. Mark your calendar for the next upcoming E-Series event on March 12. Don't miss these exciting events!
About the Emerson Center: The Emerson Center's mission is to provide educational, enlightening, and thought-provoking programs, alongside memorable musical events, for our community. For further information, please visit us online at TheEmersonCenter.com. The Emerson Center is located at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Vero Beach at 1590 27th Ave, Vero Beach, Florida 32960.